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Old 01-20-2013, 10:59 PM   #53
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Default Re: GGG vs Julio Cesar Chavez Jr @160 - Who wins?

Originally Posted by rusak View Post
Chavez has 3 stoppages in his last ten fights, none of them particularly impressive. Seems like some people have Chavez confused with Hearns at welterweight. Chavez is not a huge puncher at 160. And Golovkin wouldn't have to look for him at all.
The way he smothered Lee was impressive.

I'm not confusing him with Hearns because I said I think he'd wear him down with his volume punching and durability. Hearns was a one-punch knockout artist. Martinez is more accurate than Golovkin and Martinez was fine. It's anybody's fight, but Chavez has been tested at a higher level and is a competent swarmer. I think he might have an easier time landing on GGG than the reverse, and in a firefight, he'd take GGG's shots better than GGG would over 12.
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